National Take A Hike Day is an annual fun celebration activity observed on November 17th of every year. Put on your shoes for a hiking to walk in the countryside or wilderness as it’s time to enjoy the fresh air. Get out of your regular work and take a walk just as to enjoy the beauty of nature’s best part while on a hike. Spend some time or days to give a little exercise for your feet and body or experience the pleasure of hiking. Push yourself towards the natural hiking trails on the National Take A Hike Day to experience the beauty of sunshine, sunset, wind, streams, rivers, grasslands, deserts, and the entire nature.
“What I do like is hiking. And that’s what filmmaking is. It’s a hike. It’s challenging and exhausting, and you don’t know what the terrain is going to be or necessarily even which direction you’re going in… but it sure is beautiful.” – Joss Whedon
History of National Take A Hike Day
The American Hiking Society has established the National Take A Hike Day. The year at which the celebration was first observed is not mentioned anywhere. The Day encourages people to take an outdoor activity called hiking away from the urban areas and make a long, vigorous walk, usually on trails. Hiking is a social hobby and activity that helps to rebuild your bond between nature. People get together to walk for pleasure or as an exercise in the unpaved paths known as trails. Hiking is usually done on the forests, riversides, and mountains.
Taking a hike has lots of health benefits, and it helps in reducing stress and blood pressure, maintaining healthy hearts by increasing heart activity and healthy bodies. Get inside the real home as the man hints to be both wild and civilian. Hiking lets the hiker to commune with nature as to get out in the wild and to bond with the fellow hikers. Several cities in varies countries have made professional hiking associations, and they organize hiking trips around the year. Hiking is such a popular activity that made the emerge of numerous hiking organizations worldwide.
Other Celebrations on November 17
November 17 is also celebrated as
- National Homemade Bread Day
- World Prematurity Day
- National UnFriend Day
- International Students Day
- National Epilepsy Day
How to Celebrate National Take A Hike Day
The best way to celebrate the National Take A Hike Day is by taking a hike by wearing hiking shoes. Get to know more about hiking and hiking spots from all over the world. You are encouraged to enjoy the countryside places which you haven’t yet visited. Enjoy the scent of meadows and take the breath of fresh air. Pack up some snacks to enjoy the scenic beauty of nature. You may even ask your friends or family members to take a hike with you. Look at the elegance of rivers, streams, mountains, deserts, living creatures all the way while on the hike. Experience a new feel both physically and mentally. Make your dear ones to let experience how hiking is. Share all your hiking pictures and the scenic beauty of nature on the social media using the hashtag #TakeAHikeDay.